Making Comics with Southampton YAC

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Last weekend I went to make comics with members of the Southampton YAC (Young Archaeologists’ Club).

After some warm up drawings…

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 … we got down to the business of making comics.

The comic-making session followed a talk on excavations at the medieval sites of  Melorne and Temple in Cornwall, so  knights and castles featured heavily in the comics.

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There was some prehistory too, including a telling of the folklore linked to the Merry Maidens stone circle.

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Group members produced some excellent artwork.

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Displayed excellent story-telling skills.

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And excellent colouring skills too.

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It was great watching all these stories come to life!

Many thanks to Alex Walker for the invitation.

Dr H